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  • HIV/AIDS IN TARRANT COUNTY, 2008-2012

    New HIV/AIDS cases by race/ethnicity, Tarrant County, 2008‐2012

    New HIV/AIDS cases by age group, Tarrant County, 2008‐2012

    Overall, the rate of new HIV/AIDS cases decreased 15% from 2008 to 2012. However, the rate increased 36%

    among residents aged 15 to 24 years and increased 12% among non-Hispanic black men.

    Data source: Tarrant County Public Health; Texas Department of State Health Services

    NH = Non‐Hispanic

    Non-Hispanic black men aged 15-24 years make up 1% of the Tarrant County population,

    but accounted for 16% of new HIV infections.

    For questions or more information, please contact the

    Division of Adult Health Services

    at Tarrant County Public Health (817) 321-4800

    Approximately 4,400 people in Tarrant County are living with HIV, with more than

    7,400 residents diagnosed with the disease since the beginning of the epidemic.

    Analyses completed and poster created by the Division of Epidemiology and Health Information, Tarrant County Public Health

    N H = N

    on‐Hispanic

    NH = Non‐Hispanic